Month: July 2020

Early Error

Two Major League Baseball games were postponed yesterday as the Miami Marlins organization had at least 12 positive COVID-19 tests. Miami’s Monday home opener against the Baltimore Orioles was postponed […]

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On Notice

Under Armour founder Kevin Plank and Chief Financial Officer David Bergman received notice they could face civil-enforcement action based on the company’s accounting in 2015 and 2016. The Securities and […]

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Public Betting

Online casino and sports betting company Rush Street Interactive is looking to go public through a merger with blank check company dMY Technology Group. The deal will value Rush Street […]

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MLB Game Postponements Spark Scramble for Fill-In TV Programming

Major League Baseball’s postponement of two games Monday set off a scramble among TV networks looking to find replacement programming. With at least 14 Miami Marlins players and coaches testing […]

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ESPN Doubles Down on WNBA Coverage, Adding 13 More Games During Bubble Season

Already scheduled to offer its largest regular-season WNBA slate of games ever, ESPN is adding 13 more broadcasts this season, bringing its total to 37.  The games – which now […]

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United Talent Agency Names Super Agent Rich Paul to Board of Directors

Rich Paul, the CEO and founder of Klutch Sports Group and long-time agent of LeBron James, has been appointed to United Talent Agency’s board of directors. Paul has headed UTA’s sports […]

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MLB Postpones Two Games After Reported COVID-19 Outbreak

Just days after it began, Major League Baseball has hit the first major test of its plan to carry out a shortened season amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  The league is […]

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New Looks

The NBA and NHL are looking to blow out their broadcasts as both leagues officially return to action this week. Microsoft and the NBA will partner to use Together Mode […]

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Diversity Push

Under Armour is the latest footwear and apparel company to debut new diversity and inclusion initiatives. This comes several weeks after Adidas and Nike unveiled their own diversity and inclusion […]

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Pent Up Demand

Baseball’s return is further proof there is a pent up demand for live sports. An average of 4 million viewers watched ESPN’s Opening Day broadcast of the New York Yankees […]

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